Tutorial: How to create the Letterpress Effect in Photoshop

letterpress type PSD template

Click below to download the PSD template with live text to edit with all the effects applied to the layer. Download PSD The font I’ve used in the file is Pacifico, which you can download fromFont Squirrel. Below is a tutorial run through of how I did it.   Letterpress effect in Photoshop 1. Create you word you want to letterpress. In my case Letterpress (original, I know!) 2. Add a INNER SHADOW to the text layer. Blend mode needs to be MULTIPLY at 50% Black. Angle 90. Distance 2px and Size 4px 3. Now add a DROP SHADOW to the same text layer with the settings: Blend mode set...

5 Free High Resolution Pixelated Background Wallpaper Textures

Pixel background wallpaper texture

Today’s freebie is 5 pixelated background wallpapers. Each of these was produced using a fantastic Photoshop action plugin calledPixelator bySparkleStock. Really easy to use and comes with 100+ actions to create a variety of different pixelated patterns using your own photos. You can purchase it from their shop over at Creative Market for only a few dollars....